istock_000011703276xsmall1_425_01Horseracing has various forms, of which thoroughbred racing is the most popular and has been termed as “The Sport of Kings”.  This has always been popular with the aristocrats and royalty of British society, thusly earning the title. Archeologically, records indicate that horseracing began as early as the days of Babylon, Syria, and Egypt.  Both chariot and mounted horses participated in the ancient Greek Olympics 648 B.C.   Harness racing is famous in Australia, New Zealand, and eastern United States.  It is even more popular than thoroughbred racing in parts of Europe.  Endurance racing involves Arabian horses and is popular in many American states, Europe, and the Middle East.  Different types of racing concerns involve different breeds of horses. …

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Perhaps when you think of Jupiter you think of its stunning waterfront estates, its miles of traversable waterways, long beaches and close distance to the islands of the Bahamas. These are some of the magnificent characteristics of Jupiter Real Estate no doubt but we should keep in mind the other end of the spectrum. Jupiter features sprawling real estate in its western quadrant perfect for those who want some room to spread their wings (quite literally)!

In west Jupiter and West Palm Beach, there are several communities perfect for those who own planes and horses. Some of the communities feature private runways and hangers for small, private planes. For example, in the desirable community of Ranch Colony is one of its five subdivisions, Tailwinds.…

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Polo is not only for royalty in Florida; actually polo has been a favorite pastime of local Floridians for years. The International Polo Club Palm Beach is located in Wellington, Florida. Wellington is recognized as the heart of horse county in South Florida, where the game of polo is thriving. Polo used to be practiced by kings but it now graces the Palm Beaches every year. The international polo season begins in early January and continues on until late April and into May. During the season you can come and enjoy the game as well as all of the events that surround it.

On polo Sundays, you can meet and greet socialites of Palm Beach County under the Nespresso Grande Pavilion. The pavilion is located field side and its…

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Singer Island – 10 New listings, 2 Pending, 5 Contingent and 6 Sold.    

North Palm Beach – 11 New, 2 Pending, 4 Contingent and 9 Sold.

Palm Beach Gardens – 44 New, 13 Pending, 28 Contingent and 22 Sold.

Juno Beach – 0 New, 0 Pending, 3 Contingent and 4 Sold.

Jupiter – 51 New, 17 Pending, 35 Contingent and 36 Sold.  

Tequesta – 3 New, 3 Pending, 4 Contingent and 6 Sold.  

Hobe Sound – 5 New, 1 Pending, 2 Contingent and 8 Sold.

Stuart – 24 New, with 13 Pending 17 Contingent and 46 Sold.  

Palm City – 2 New, 5 Pending, 17 Contingent and 2 Sold.

Jensen Beach – 7 New, 3 Pending, 12 Contingent with 15 Sold.

Hutchinson Island – 5 New, 3 Pending, 2 Contingent and 2 Sold.  

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Singer Island – 9 New listings, 0 Pending, 3 Contingent and 2 Sold.    

North Palm Beach – 8 New, 1 Pending, 4 Contingent and 6 Sold.

Palm Beach Gardens – 54 New, 11 Pending, 23 Contingent and 29 Sold.

Juno Beach – 2 New, 0 Pending, 0 Contingent and 1 Sold.

Jupiter – 48 New, 14 Pending, 31 Contingent and 24 Sold.  

Tequesta – 9 New, 3 Pending, 1 Contingent and 5 Sold.  

Hobe Sound – 11 New, 4 Pending, 6 Contingent and 7 Sold.

Stuart – 19 New, with 14 Pending 21 Contingent and 24 Sold.  

Palm City – 7 New, 6 Pending, 10 Contingent and 10 Sold.

Jensen Beach – 7 New, 9 Pending, 4 Contingent with 5 Sold.

Hutchinson Island – 1 New, 2 Pending, 0 Contingent and 2 Sold.    

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Singer Island – 12 New listings, 1 Pending, 1 Contingent and 3 Sold.    

North Palm Beach – 19 New, 3 Pending, 5 Contingent and 9 Sold.

Palm Beach Gardens – 39 New, 10 Pending, 32 Contingent and 36 Sold.

Juno Beach – 4 New, 0 Pending, 2 Contingent and 1 Sold.

Jupiter – 41 New, 11 Pending, 28 Contingent and 25 Sold.  

Tequesta – 8 New, 0 Pending, 7 Contingent and 4 Sold.  

Hobe Sound – 5 New, 1 Pending, 8 Contingent and 7 Sold.

Stuart – 20 New, with 18 Pending 18 Contingent and 19 Sold.  

Palm City – 7 New, 4 Pending, 14 Contingent and 16 Sold.

Jensen Beach – 2 New, 6 Pending, 10 Contingent with 10 Sold.

Hutchinson Island – 1 New, 0 Pending, 0 Contingent and 1 Sold.     

 

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Singer Island – 5 New listings, 1 Pending, 2 Contingent and 3 Sold.    

North Palm Beach – 12 New, 1 Pending, 6 Contingent and 5 Sold.

Palm Beach Gardens – 37 New, 19 Pending, 23 Contingent and 19 Sold.

Juno Beach – 4 New, 0 Pending, 1 Contingent and 2 Sold.

Jupiter – 45 New, 12 Pending, 30 Contingent and 23 Sold.  

Tequesta – 11 New, 3 Pending, 2 Contingent and 1 Sold.  

Hobe Sound – 6 New, 4 Pending, 3 Contingent and 9 Sold.

Stuart – 20 New, with 16 Pending 23 Contingent and 16 Sold.  

Palm City – 13 New, 5 Pending, 12 Contingent and 8 Sold.

Jensen Beach – 3 New, 3 Pending, 7 Contingent with 11 Sold.

Hutchinson Island – 2 New, 1 Pending, 1 Contingent and 2 Sold.   

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Located in Jupiter is Ranch Colony, some of the most desirable ranch Real Estate in Jupiter! Ranch Colony is a gated community featuring 257 large homes on large plots of land. Homes in Ranch Colony sit of sites ranging from ¾ acre to over 100 acres. Ranch Colony is comprised of 5 different subdivisions within the neighborhood: Tailwinds, Ranch Estates, Ranch Acres, Old Trail, and the Links.

  • Tailwinds is a pilot community made up of 51 homes specialized for those who own planes. There is a residential air park with a 2700 foot hard, surfaced lit runway and landing strip.  
  • Ranch Estates is a perfect community for those who farm or want a lot of space for stables and ranches. Homes in Ranch Estates sit on 20-50 acre parcels.
  • Ranch Acres is…

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Located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida is the Palm Beach Country Estates. Palm Beach Country Estates is an agricultural-style community and features multiple acre lots. The neighborhood is tucked away and offers a great deal of space and solitude for its residents. Some of Palm Beach Country Estates’ amenities are its expansive properties which are great for equestrian lovers and other outdoor animals as well as no Home Owners Association rules which allows for endless opportunities.

Kathy Palmer
Specializing in Ranch Properties & Western Communities
Waterfront Properties & Club Communities

825 Parkway Plaza, Suite 8, Jupiter, Florida 33477
Office Phone:
   (561) 746-7272
Mobile Phone: (561) 248-6013
Fax Number:    (561) 575-0174
kpalmer@wfpcc.com

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Horseshoe Acres is an equestrian community located just west of I-95 in Palm Beach Gardens. The gated community is comprised of 171 homes with large lot sizes and many of the homes featuring barns, workshops and spacious yards for the animals and children to play. Horseshoe Acres is a desirable community to live in because of its large lots, and intimate feel. With only 171 homes you have the opportunity to befriend all of your neighbors. The homes in Horseshoe Acres are decorated with French doors, marble floors, walk-in closets and screened in patios. The Watkins School is just minutes from Horseshoe Acres.

Jacki Ojakian Specializing in Frenchman's Reserve & Communities South of Abacoa Waterfront Properties & Club Communities 11891 US Highway One,…

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